Placeholder image for International Relations

International Relations, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #33 (QS) London, United Kingdom
The International Relations BA degree offered at King's College London is an interdepartmental course addressing key global challenges, issues and approaches to politics.
Access all 180000+ programmes, for free with a Studyportals account.
account benefits visualised

Overview

This three-year International Relations course offered at King's College London   will provide you with a sophisticated understanding of International Relations, both as a subject worthy of further study and as intellectual preparation for a wide range of career choices. You will develop the ability to handle a broad range of evidence, analyse complex issues and present arguments in a clear, concise and effective manner, both orally and in writing.

Key benefits

  • Your learning will be supported by approximately 40 staff including specialists on all the key regions of the world, making King’s a leading centre for the study of international relations, conflicts and conflict resolutions.
  • The degree features a variety of modules, enabling you to develop your specialist interests covering a diverse range of areas.
  • This course draws cross-departmental expertise from War Studies, European & International Studies, Political Economy departments as well as the King’s School of Global Affairs.
  • Located in the heart of London, giving unparalleled access to government, the media, museums, and major libraries and research institutes.
  • Employability in numerous fields including the NGO sector, International Organisations, diplomacy, political analysis, journalism and much more.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • International Relations Theory
  • History of the International System
  • Introduction to International Economics
  • Conflict and Diplomacy
  • Contemporary Security Issues
  • International Relations Theory
  • Conflict and Diplomacy
  • Introduction to International Economics
  • History of the International System
  • Contemporary Security Issues

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Get a free IELTS practice test
  • Minimum required score:

    100

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

    Schedule TOEFL®

General Requirements

  • A*AA
Please note that A-level General Studies, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives are not accepted by King's as one of your A-levels. However, if offered the grade achieved may be taken into account when considering whether or not to accept a candidate who has just fallen short of the conditions of their offer.
  • Required subjects
No compulsory subjects.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19800 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Let us fund your studies abroad!

Apply to The Global Study Awards and get the chance to receive up to £10000 for your study abroad! This funding is powered by ISIC, British Council, IELTS and Studyportals.

Tell me more
Global Study Awards

Wishlist

You’ve wishlisted multiple studies. Did you know you can compare them side-by-side in our Compare-tool?